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Therapeutic Riding of Tucson

Cause Area

  • Animals
  • Children & Youth
  • People with Disabilities
  • Veterans & Military Families

Location

8920 E WOODLAND RDTUCSON, AZ 85749 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

Enriching the lives of people with special needs by using therapeutic, equine programs to: Improve physical, mental, social and emotional well being. Recognize each individual's abilities and foster achievement. Provide educational, recreational and vocational opportunities Provide direct therapy services by licensed medical professionals.

Description

TROT is a non-profit organization that uses horsemanship as a form of therapy for children and adults with special needs. Participants partake in an individualized therapeutic program designed to promote improvement in muscle strength and neuromuscular coordination as well as to enhance their confidence and self esteem.

The special bond between horse and human provides the incentive for achievements never thought possible.

This is achieved through a comprehensive program provided by a professional staff, trained volunteers, and carefully selected horses.

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